Nurse Practitioner Job In San Antonio, Texas
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Surgical Oncology Associates is recruiting for an experienced clinic based Nurse Practitioner.
This Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for assisting surgeons Monday through Friday in a clinic based setting by seeing established patients.
Duties will include put are not limited to:
- ordering imaging, labs, biopsies
- sending referrals for consultation
- Review of pre-op testing: labs, chest x-ray and EKG
- Peer to peer calls and letters for appeals to insurance
- Coordinating care with home health, TPN and physical therapy
- Small procedures in clinic such as drain removal and punch biopsies.
NP will act as a clinical lead and resource for clinic staff. NP will collaborate with Supervising Physicians routinely to review new and advancing protocols to ensure best care of their oncology patients.
Rounding on service in multiple hospitals.
Preferred: Oncology, Plastics, GI
Required: NP or PA with Board Certification, BCLS/ACLS
Qualifications - External
Required: Master’s Prepared Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner
Required: Must be currently licensed, certified or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy. RNP License; BLS
SA is a matchless community due to its influential and culturally unique flavors. The rich, historic comes alive with art, architecture and music. Once known for its commitment to tradition, San Antonio has emerged as a revitalized city and is said to be the poster child of what flourishing American cities will become. The regeneration of urban space has created an iconic way of life, with popular areas such as The Pearl and ‘Southtown.’ These are major examples of how the City is revolutionizing its appeal by recreating historic architecture with contemporary modernization. Young professionals, established businesses and innovative movements can all find their niche of endless possibilities in this thriving environment to project their ideas and ambitions
As the 7th largest growing metropolitan city in the nation, San Antonio’s well established, diverse community of healthcare and medical service providers - comprised of hospitals, physicians and other specialty providers - form a strong foundation for the well-known major medical hub. An excellent business climate and an attractive, affordable lifestyle contribute to the cities low cost of living. As a community that truly provides the good life, it’s no wonder why people are attracted to the lifestyle.
· Population has grown by 11.75% from 2010-2016; expecting 1 million to relocate into SA by 2040
· Only US city with a AAA bond rating - financially strong infrastructure and resilient economy
· Multiple school districts awarded and/or nominated for Excellence in Education
· 120,000 jobs were added in 2016 - Military, Biosciences and Financial Services fields
· Popular family friendly activities - Six flags Fiesta Texas, SeaWorld, The Alamo, The River Walk
· Recreational areas include nature parks, rivers, botanical gardens, hiking trails and scenic drives into the hill country
· Home to the NBA champs San Antonio Spurs!
Home to some of San Antonio’s most highly respected and experienced physicians, the Baptist Health System has proudly served the healthcare needs of our community with a mission of excellence and integrity for over century.
Why we live here
A city rich in history, bursting with culture, and booming with modern attractions, San Antonio invites folks to discover what's old and explore what's new. From our spectacular parks and green spaces, to festive seasonal events, to local shopping, dining, and drinking, we have it all. The Alamo, an 18th century Spanish mission preserved as a museum, marks an infamous battle for Texan independence from Mexico. Following the San Antonio River, the miles-long River Walk is a landmark pedestrian promenade lined with cafes and shops. Get a bird's-eye view of the city from HemisFair Park's 750-ft Tower of the Americas. Explore a variety of museums, enjoy the symphony or theater, celebrate during Fiesta, or catch a Spurs game. There is something for everyone!
- No state income tax
- Multiple school districts awarded and/or nominated for Excellence in Education
- Remains as one of the most affordable housing markets in Texas
- Professional sports - San Antonio Spurs, Missions baseball, FC soccer, and the annual Stock Show & Rodeo.
Baptist Medical Center has been providing comprehensive, high quality, compassionate care for more than 115 years in downtown San Antonio. BMC is an Adult Acute Care Hospital. BMC’s primary patient population is between the ages of 30-80 years old, with a high acuity Med/Surg population that can be directly attributed to the high diabetic population we serve. 2015 BMC payer mix is predominantly Medicare 53.03%, Commercial 13.63%, Medicaid 22.32% and self-pay 10.34%. The Primary Service Area (PSA) covers 32 contiguous zip codes with a population of 877,000. Outside of our PSA BMC serves South Texas from Corpus Christi to Del Rio. Our number one service line is cardiac and vascular services, followed by renal disease then acute Med/Surg and geriatric specialized services. It is a large hospital with 623 beds, 18 ORs, 5 Cath Labs, 36 bed ED, 22 bed Renal Dialysis, 23 bed Behavioral Health Unit and 24 beds in an Acute Rehabilitation Unit.
Baptist shines as a training ground for health care professionals who want to excel in their chosen fields. Our long history of achievement combines with our embrace of medical innovations for a best-of-both-worlds career environment.We believe care is more than technology - our people make the difference by delivering quality, compassionate health care. Baptist Health System is made up of six hospitals, five in San Antonio and one in New Braunfels. All five San Antonio facilities are Certified Chest Pain Centers & all participate in the Brain and Stroke Network. BHS is the only healthcare provider in Texas, and one of five in the nation, selected by Medicare as a demonstration site for Acute Care Episode (ACE) Program.
The Baptist Health System
For more than a century, the Baptist Health System has been a recognized leader in healthcare and a top choice for patients in South Texas. The healthcare system is structured around 6 hospitals and an integrated, expanding network of multispecialty clinics, known as the Baptist Health System Physicians Network – the largest multispecialty group in South Texas. The San Antonio facilities are Certified Chest Pain Centers & all participate in the Brain and Stroke Network. BHS is the only healthcare provider in Texas, and one of five in the nation, selected by Medicare as a demonstration site for Acute Care Episode (ACE) Program.
Baptist Health System is made up of six hospitals, five in San Antonio and one in New Braunfels:
· Baptist Medical Center
· North Central Baptist
· Northeast Baptist
· Mission Trail Baptist
· St. Luke’s Baptist
· Resolute Health Hospital - New Braunfels, TX
Our medical providers are committed to a mission of excellence and integrity. The Baptist Health System is home to some of San Antonio’s highly respected and experienced physicians, surgeons and healthcare providers. Baptist shines as a training ground for health care professionals who want to excel in their chosen fields. Our long history of achievement combines with our embrace of medical innovations for a best-of-both-worlds career environment. We believe care is more than technology - our people make the difference by delivering quality, compassionate health care.